Position Details
Reference Number 41373
Position Title WH COVID-19 Staff Enquiries Service
Employment Type Temporary Part Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

Western Health's COVID response team are seeking enthusiastic nursing or Allied Health staff member to join the COVID 19 Staff Enquiries Service.  This service is responsible for managing a range of essential activities related COVID 19 and staff wellbeing including (but not limited to):

  • Providing advice to staff relating to COVID-19 testing
  • Providing information regarding quarantine and isolation requirements to staff Provision of COVID-19 test results to patient and staff
  • Conducting vulnerable staff member screening
  • Addressing staff requests for the Hotels for Heroes program
  • Responding to the COVID-19 Staff symptom check system and providing stay at home communications
  • Maintaining up to date COVID-19 Outbreak list

This role requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, competent computer and data entry skills, and commitment to the Western Health values. 

 The position is available until 11 February 2022.  Full and part time applicants welcome.

 To be Successful in this Role you

  • Will be eligible for registration with AHPRA or membership of relevant professional body
  • Will be committed to providing Best Care for all patients
  • For full selection criteria please see the position description

About Us

Our workforce of over 9,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health comprises of three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. We also operate the Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s, Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a diverse community of over 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Sally Brinkmann
Contact Number 0434 856 711
Closing Date 30/07/2021
Position Description Helpdesk PD May 2021.docx
Application Guide click here to view
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